The struggle against demagoguery scarcely fits the St George-against-the-dragon myth. Our democratic St George goes out rather reluctantly with armor awry. The struggle is confused; our knight wins by no clean thrust of lance or sword, but the dragon somehow poops out, and decent democracy is victor.
The ant's a centaur in his dragon world. Pull down thy vanity, it is not man Made courage, or made order, or made grace.
It's been a thrilling journey I have had to really learn that an orchestra is an entity it's a creature. I have been calling it the dragon and the conductor is the dragon tamer. And you just have to... ride and don't let go and you will be fine.
Kneel and swear to the Lord dragon, or you will be knelt.robert jordan
The pellet with the poison's in the chalice from the palace The flagon with the dragon has the brew that is true.
Women-in-jeopardy movies are, in essence, the updated versions of men dying to save the princess from the dragon to earn her love. They are modern-day training films for teaching women to select the best protectors while weeding out the rest.warren farrell
"My dear little man," said the dragon solemnly, "just understand, once for all, that I can't fight and I won't fight. I've never fought in my life, and I'm not going to begin now, just to give you a Roman holiday. In old days I always let the other fellows the earnest fellows do all the fighting, and no doubt that's why I have the pleasure of being here now."Kenneth Grahame
The hunger of a dragon is slow to wake, but hard to sate.ursula k. le guin
The rose and thorn, the treasure and dragon, joy and sorrow, all mingle into one.
O serpent heart, hid with a flowering face! Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave?william shakespeare
Lucy's sign is a Chinese dragon. Oh, oh, she's got luck The rhythm of life is the force of habit Oh, oh, the rhythm of life.
If the lion and dragon fight, they will both die .
A poet can write about a man slaying a dragon, but not about a man pushing a button that releases a bomb.wystan hugh auden
It does not do to leave a live dragon out of your calculations, if you live near him.
Come not between the dragon, and his wrath .
What are you waiting for, dragon?! Finish me!... hahaha... coward... hahahahahaha!
Saint George, that swindg'd the dragon, and e’er since Sits on his horse back at mine hostess’ door.
Come not between the dragon and his wrath.
On a day of fire and blood, a tattered banner waved above Dumai's wells, bearing the ancient symbol of Aes Sedai. On a day of fire and blood and the one power, as prophecy had suggested, the unstained tower, broken, bent knee to the forgotten sign. The first nine Aes Sedai swore fealty to the dragon Reborn, and the world was changed forever.robert jordan
Only a fool thinks his enemies stand still when he isn't looking, my Lord dragon.robert jordan
But we, O blockhead, with dogged spite and armored love shall force those deaf dark powers to grow ears and hear us! I know that God is earless, eyeless, and heartless too, a brainless dragon Worm that crawls on earth and hopes in anguish and then in secret that we'll give him soul, for then he, too, may sprout ears, eyes, to match his growth, but God is clay in my ten fingers, and I mould him!Nikos Kazantzakis